Linda Olsvig-Whittaker has been a Conservation Biologist at the Science Division of the Israel Nature and Parks Authority since 1994, being responsible for biological data management and analysis. She received her Ph.D. degree at the Cornell University (1980) in ecology and evolutionary biology, with focus on community and population ecology. Olsvig-Whittaker was a Postdoctorate at the Technion (Israel Institute of Technology, 1981-1982) and Brookfield Zoo (on the Brookfield Conservation Park project in South Australia, 1982-1983). She works as a Research Biologist at the Mitrani Center for Desert Ecology, the Blaustein Institute for Desert Research, and the Ben Gurion University of the Negev (1984-1994).
Biography Updated on 10 October 2011